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From The42 It's set to be a huge weekend for these 12 Irish footballers Crunch Time

It's set to be a huge weekend for these 12 Irish footballers

The Football League season is reaching its climax in the coming days.

Yesterday’s News

From The42 Robbie Keane and the LA Galaxy players dropped by the Ellen Show last night Cameo This post contains videos

Robbie Keane and the LA Galaxy players dropped by the Ellen Show last night

The Irish international was on hand to pay a surprise visit to a starstruck youngster.

From The42 Kerry GAA star Kieran Donaghy set for return to top tier of Irish basketball Ready To Go

Kerry GAA star Kieran Donaghy set for return to top tier of Irish basketball

The three-time All-Star’s Gaelic Football commitments won’t be impacted upon.

Wednesday 4 May, 2016

From The42 7 key factors that inspired Leicester's Premier League title triumph Overachievers

7 key factors that inspired Leicester's Premier League title triumph

Steve Walsh’s eye for a player and more important aspects of this incredible story.

Tuesday 3 May, 2016

From The42 Atletico coach Diego Simeone had a minor meltdown on the touchline tonight Emotion

Atletico coach Diego Simeone had a minor meltdown on the touchline tonight

The Argentine manager was his usual passionate self this evening.

From The42 Here are all the goals from tonight's enthralling Champions League semi-final Impressive

Here are all the goals from tonight's enthralling Champions League semi-final

Antoine Griezmann, Xabi Alonso and Robert Lewandowski were all on target this evening.

From The42 The Irishman who helped save Barcelona finally gets a proper grave Closure

The Irishman who helped save Barcelona finally gets a proper grave

The Irish footballing legend also lined out for a number of clubs including Belfast Celtic and Man United during his playing days.

From The42 Is Leicester's Premier League success the greatest sporting upset ever? Poll This post contains a poll

Is Leicester's Premier League success the greatest sporting upset ever?

The Foxes had been continually written off as title contenders this season.

From The42 Analysis: Why Atletico Madrid's defence is the best in Europe Rearguard

Analysis: Why Atletico Madrid's defence is the best in Europe

Diego Simeone’s men are not the sort of team that’s supposed to knock Barcelona out of Europe.

From The42 How Claudio Ranieri and Leicester renewed our faith in football Profile

How Claudio Ranieri and Leicester renewed our faith in football

Leicester were crowned Premier League champions for the first time ever last night.

From The42 Tottenham lose their heads and more Premier League talking points Analysis

Tottenham lose their heads and more Premier League talking points

Plus, why you shouldn’t damn newly crowned champions Leicester with faint praise.

Monday 2 May, 2016

From The42 As it happened: Chelsea v Tottenham, Premier League Liveblog

As it happened: Chelsea v Tottenham, Premier League

Tottenham took on Chelsea, as they sought to keep their title bid alive.

From The42 Another twist in enthralling Championship title race as Brighton held Drama

Another twist in enthralling Championship title race as Brighton held

Burnley will now gain promotion to the Premier League if they win later today.

From The42 All you need to know about the Irish teenager who's just made his full PL debut Promise

All you need to know about the Irish teenager who's just made his full PL debut

The youngster started in Aston Villa’s game with Watford on Saturday.

From The42 Should Ireland bring Jack Byrne to the Euros this summer? Poll This post contains a poll

Should Ireland bring Jack Byrne to the Euros this summer?

The 20-year-old midfielder has been in fine form in Holland this season.

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From The42 Marcos Rojo's nightmare and more thoughts from Sunday's Premier League action Analysis

Marcos Rojo's nightmare and more thoughts from Sunday's Premier League action

Plus, why Southampton and Ireland striker Shane Long must start at the Euros.

Sunday 1 May, 2016

From The42 20 of the best pics as Leicester attempted to make Premier League history Looking Back

20 of the best pics as Leicester attempted to make Premier League history

The Foxes drew 1-1 with Man United, meaning they have to wait to win the title.

From The42 Disappointment for Irish winger as Griffiths named Scottish player of the year Accolade

Disappointment for Irish winger as Griffiths named Scottish player of the year

Meanwhile, Rangers captain Lee Wallace was named as the Championship player of the year.

From The42 The hero of the Buncrana tragedy was given a guard of honour today Respect

The hero of the Buncrana tragedy was given a guard of honour today

Fanad United FC honoured their player prior to a game this afternoon.

From The42 Thierry Henry reserves high praise for 'man-of-the-match' Shane Long Catching The Eye

Thierry Henry reserves high praise for 'man-of-the-match' Shane Long

The Ireland striker earned plenty of plaudits for his performance this afternoon.

From The42 Ireland's Jack Byrne scored another stunning goal in Holland today Take A Bow This post contains videos

Ireland's Jack Byrne scored another stunning goal in Holland today

The young on-loan Man City midfielder has impressed at Cambuur this season.

From The42 Shane Long scored his 100th goal in English football against City today Landmark

Shane Long scored his 100th goal in English football against City today

The 29-year-old now has four goals in his last five games and 13 in total this season.

From The42 As it happened: Man United v Leicester, Premier League Liveblog

As it happened: Man United v Leicester, Premier League

Leicester took on Man United, with a win guaranteeing the Foxes the Premier League title.

From The42 One of Ireland’s best Olympic medal hopes taking great expectations in his stride Interview

One of Ireland’s best Olympic medal hopes taking great expectations in his stride

With Rio 2016 just a few months away, The42 chats to one of the individuals with the weight of a nation on his shoulders.

Saturday 30 April, 2016

From The42 Controversial Wes Hoolahan substitution and more Premier League talking points Analysis

Controversial Wes Hoolahan substitution and more Premier League talking points

Plus, why Roberto Martinez’s position at Everton now looks untenable.

From The42 VIDEO: Outside contender for Ireland's Euros squad scores brilliant goal Take A Bow

VIDEO: Outside contender for Ireland's Euros squad scores brilliant goal

Meanwhile, defender Shane Duffy was on target for Blackburn today.

From The42 2 changes for Clare ahead of league decider with Waterford Ready To Go

2 changes for Clare ahead of league decider with Waterford

The injured John Conlon and Paul Flanagan make way for Davy Fitzgerald’s side.

From The42 Joy for Dubliner McCann as Wigan seal promotion with emphatic win Moving On Up

Joy for Dubliner McCann as Wigan seal promotion with emphatic win

Meanwhile, Cork-born goalkeeper and club captain Colin Doyle completed 90 minutes for Blackpool.

From The42 Good news for Ireland as teenager makes full PL debut, Walters on the bench Team News

Good news for Ireland as teenager makes full PL debut, Walters on the bench

There was also disappointment for Aiden McGeady, as he was left out of Sheffield Wednesday’s side.

From The42 Leicester three points from history and more Premier League thoughts Champions Elect

Leicester three points from history and more Premier League thoughts

Plus, why Sunday’s game is just as important for Manchester United as it is for the Foxes.

From The42 Which goalkeepers will Ireland take to the Euros? Competition

Which goalkeepers will Ireland take to the Euros?

With Rob Elliot injured, there has been much discussion over who will take his place in the squad this summer.

Friday 29 April, 2016

From The42 Finn Harps left frustrated as Wexford Youths fight back to earn draw Battle

Finn Harps left frustrated as Wexford Youths fight back to earn draw

Ryan Curran gave the visitors the lead with a 23rd-minute first-half penalty.

From The42 Maurice Shanahan absent again as Waterford name team to face Clare Ready To Go

Maurice Shanahan absent again as Waterford name team to face Clare

The clash with Davy Fitzgerald’s side takes place this Sunday at 3.30pm in Semple Stadium.

From The42 'He'll have a career in football' - Villa boss pays glowing tribute to Irish teenager Hot Prospect

'He'll have a career in football' - Villa boss pays glowing tribute to Irish teenager

The Ireland U19 international made his Premier League debut against Southampton last week.

From The42 Liverpool needed to be braver and more Europa League talking points Analysis

Liverpool needed to be braver and more Europa League talking points

In addition, Spanish sides’ incredible record in European games continues.

Thursday 28 April, 2016

From The42 Ireland rugby legend Tony Ward named president of Limerick FC Honour

Ireland rugby legend Tony Ward named president of Limerick FC

The former star agreed to the role after being approached by chairman Pat O’Sullivan.

From The42 Villarreal paid tribute to the Hillsborough victims tonight Nice Touch

Villarreal paid tribute to the Hillsborough victims tonight

The home fans unveiled a large banner, which read ‘You’ll never walk alone’.

From The42 As it happened: Villarreal v Liverpool, Europa League semi-final Liveblog

As it happened: Villarreal v Liverpool, Europa League semi-final

Liverpool took on Villarreal, with the Reds a few games away from securing a Champions League spot.

From The42 Liverpool striker Origi will be back in time to face Ireland at Euros -- reports Update

Liverpool striker Origi will be back in time to face Ireland at Euros -- reports

The Belgium international was sidelined recently following a poor challenge by Everton’s Ramiro Funes Mori.

Sunday 24 April, 2016

From The42 The teenage gymnast set to make history for Ireland at the Olympics Interview

The teenage gymnast set to make history for Ireland at the Olympics

Ellis O’Reilly chats to The42 about competing in Rio, balancing education and sport, and her link with Katie Taylor.

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